Sweet Revenge Raises $2,400 for the GSF in Memory of Ciara Van De Loo

Sweet Revenge: A Benefit in Memory of Ciara Rose Van De Loo was a cupcake, wine and beer tasting held at the Gnarly Vine in New Rochelle, New York — and it was an incredible night for many reasons. The amazing Van De Loo family turned what should have been their daughter Ciara’s 1st birthday […]

Micah March 5K October 22 in Ojai

The third annual Micah March is coming up on October 22nd in Ojai, California and you don’t want to miss the fun. This 5K walk meanders through a tree-lined trail, finishing with a concert, silent auction, family fun, and dinner catered by Don Lalo’s Mexican Restaurant. Last year, Micah’s March had 150 registered walkers and […]

Beb-e-ssentials Birthday Bash Special Offer & Giveaway!

In honor of Gwendolyn’s 4th birthday and to celebrate all those with SMA, the awesomely amazing women at Beb-e-ssentials are doing awesomely amazing things for YOU! For the entire month of October, they are offering a “Buy one beanie, get one FREE” special. You’ve seen these darling beanies from several of Gwendolyn’s photo shoots and […]

Fight For Owen Bowling Night

If you’ve been reading this blog for long, then you already know about our love for the amazing Shuler family and their beautiful baby boy, Owen. Owen Vincent Shuler was born March 7, 2008. Just like Gwendolyn he was diagnosed with SMA Type 1. And just like our family the Shulers immediately sought out SMA […]

Gwendolyn Becomes Honorary Vaquero | Game This Saturday

What a positive night. Yesterday evening Gwendolyn became an “Honorary Vaquero Captain” at Santa Barbara City College’s football practice. The big game and her “official” Vaquero Captain duties will be this Saturday at 5:45 pm, but the coaches, team and cheer squad wanted to meet her ahead of time and we are so glad they […]

Morongo Casino Donates $20,000 to the GSF

We are humbled and honored to have been selected as one of only three charities to benefit from the 15th Annual Morongo Charity Golf Tournament put on by the Morongo Casino, Resort, and Spa in Cabazon, California. And we are simply speechless by their incredible generosity. Morongo donated $20,000 to the Gwendolyn Strong Foundation to […]

Team GSF SB Marathon: Help Us Reach Our $26,200 Team Fundraising Goal

Thirty Team GSF runners are challenging and pushing themselves for the SMA cause in the Santa Barbara International Marathon on November 12, 2011. 30 competitors! And on top of the immense personal physical commitment they’ve made, they have collectively set a team fundraising goal of $26,200 for the Gwendolyn Strong Foundation (GSF) to help end […]

SBCC Supports GSF and Makes Gwendolyn Honorary Vaquero Captain

Are you ready for some football? Come on out Saturday, September 24th at 5:30 to support the Gwendolyn Strong Foundation and cheer on Miss G as she becomes the Honorary Vaquero Captain. We are very excited and honored to have been selected as one of five charities the Santa Barbara City College Football Program is […]

Team Lucy’s Legs Rock Lake Winnebago

We absolutely LOVE Team GSF team members! We love, love, love them. We love the way they challenge themselves, we love how they motivate others, and we love that they push their bodies to the limits to make a difference for SMA. Team Lucy’s Legs is a prime example. They are rock stars. Lead my […]

GIVEAWAY: And The Winners Are…

Firstly, we want to commend all of the applicants for entering GSF’s SMA Awareness Month Giveaway. You have taken a step to gain knowledge that many don’t even know exists. You have power in knowing that this information is important…can be life changing. We want to thank Counsyl for their partnership and for donating the […]